Stories about Caribbean from September, 2021
The controversial tweet followed others that dealt with COVID-19 vaccination, including Minaj's announcement she would forego the Met Gala because attendance was vaccine contingent and she hadn't done “enough research.”
"In 2020, there was a very popular narrative that the COVID-19 pandemic was saving Planet Earth [...] I created GEFF 2021 to counter this narrative, because it is simply untrue."
"I find I cannot be silent about the expectations, dim and punitive and repressive, we place on our nation's youth."
"A most interesting ‘thread’ bringing out all kinds of intriguing prejudices (positive and negative) and biases."
After the prime minister was injured during an August protest, a woman was arrested for the assault. Four opposition members/supporters have since been charged in relation to the protests.